Mar 12, 2013 5:30pm PDT
can return to service. nasa sent the "curiosity" rover to mars to see if the red planet could have supported life and the answer today is a resounding yes. tests on a piece of rock that "curiosity" scooped up show bits of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, sulfur, and nitrogen-- all important building blocks for primitive life. there is also evidence that there was once drinkable water. two members of our cbs family have just received quite an honor. bob schieffer, chief washington correspondent and anchor of "face the nation" was inducted into the television hall of fame. as was our president and c.e.o., leslie moonves whose parents married 70 years, were in the audience. leslie said "i think my father in is finally accepting that it's all right that i didn't go to medical school." pilgrims from texas bring their music to rome. we'll give you a listen. next. sten. next. d exactly where i needed more support. i had tired, achy feet. until i got my number. my dr. scholl's custom fit orthotics number. now i'm a believer. you'll be a believer, too. learn where to find your number at drscholls.
Mar 19, 2013 7:00am PDT
asteroids. >>> this morning, nasa is trying to fix a software problem that's side lined the mars rover "curiosity." nasa says ground controllers are still in contact with the rover but it cannot roam around and take pictures until a fire error is fixed. they hope to fix the explorations by next week. it sounds like a little, mundane problem, a little fire error but it's so far away. >> yeah,. >>> sal, highway 4, is it getting better? >> yes. they've opened up the lanes there. this may have been caused by a wrong-way driver. the lanes are open. but highway 4 is a mess coming out of pittsburg and antioch. this is after willow pass road. all of the lanes are open. it will take a while for this to unwind if you are a highway 4 commuter. i think you need to leave the house earlier than you normally do. it's always slow but it's even slower. the bay bridge toll plaza is finally beginning to get filled in. the traffic is filled in at the toll plaza. this is a 30-minute plus delay there. if you are driving in the south bay, santa clara traffic, moderate
Mar 20, 2013 7:00am PDT
. >>> 7:19. nasa says there's only one thing the u.s. could do if a large meteor was headed our way. and that is to pray. charles bolden, junior, the administrator, made the comments yesterday during a congress at hearing on the threat posed by asteroids and meteors like the one that injured more than a thousand people in russia last month. bolden sasine currently lacks the ability to find and track meteor the like the one that hit -- meteors like the one that rit russia. >>> a middle school in southern minnesota is locked down at this hour. there was a 911 call of a report that a gunman was on the campus. they immediately went on red alert and locked down every classroom. a police search of the school so far has turned up nothing. new prague is about 45 miles southwest of minneapolis. there are about 875 students in grades 6 through 8 there. we'll keep an eye on it and bring you the latest details as we get them. >>> just as predict -- just as predicted, we have showers. meteorologist steve paulson is tracking the storm and tell us how long this